Released on November 13, 2015
The Government of Saskatchewan is pleased to announce the appointment of Steven Schiefner to the Provincial Court in Prince Albert.
“Over the past 20 years, Judge Schiefner has demonstrated a dedication to public service and the practice of law,” Justice Minister and Attorney General Gordon Wyant said. “His education, professional experience and community involvement make him an outstanding judicial appointment.”
Judge Schiefner graduated from the College of Law at the University of Saskatchewan and was admitted to the Bar in 1994. Since then, he has worked in private practice and the public sector, including several years as the City Solicitor for Moose Jaw. Most recently, he was the Vice-Chairperson of the Saskatchewan Labour Relations Board where he was appointed in 2008.
Throughout his career, Judge Schiefner has been actively involved in numerous community activities, including the Moose Jaw Cultural Centre and Vice-Chairperson of the Moose Jaw Museum and Art Gallery. He continues to be a volunteer relief worker with the Canadian Red Cross and a board member with the Regina Beach Yacht Club.
Judge Schiefner has presented to many professional associations, including the Saskatchewan Association of Administrative Tribunals, the Canadian Bar Association, and various others.
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